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William Shorey Coody
Birth: Nov. 13, 1806
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1849
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Native American figure. After the removal of the Cherokee on the Trail of Tears march, he wrote the Constitution for the Cherokee government. "An Act of Union," as the new Constitution was called, was to bring together the Eastern and Western bands of the Cherokee. He served as President of the Senate of the Cherokee Nation's first Council. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Range 43, Site 50
 
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Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Nov 11, 2003
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William Shorey Coody
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William Shorey Coody
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